Doctor-recommended treatments to alleviate gout and prevent future acute attacks include non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, corticosteroids and colchicine, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculo... More »

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Home treatment options for managing pain caused by gout include resting or elevating the joint, applying ice and taking over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs. However, WebMD advises avoiding aspirin because it may cau... More »

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The most common treatments for gout involve medicine. The specific medicine depends on the patient's current health and personal preferences. Medications not only treat existing outbreaks but also prevent them from happe... More »

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Treatments for knee tendon pain include limiting sports activities, resting, icing and elevating the knee, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. Taking aspirin or ibuprof... More »

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Polymyalgia rheumatica, or PMR, is an autoimmune disease that causes widespread muscle pain and stiffness in the major joints of the body, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Dis... More »

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Hip replacement is recommended for people with hip joint damage that causes pain, interferes with life and responds unsatisfactorily to other treatment, explains the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal an... More »

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Mutations in over 40 different genes can cause ichthyosis, and multiple gene mutations are generally present in people with genetic forms of the condition, National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Dis... More »

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